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ZIP Code 50849

Primary City:Greenfield, IA (View All Cities)
County: Adair County
Timezone: Central (12:59am)
Area code: 641 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.3, -94.4
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 50849

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 50849. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 50849. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 50849, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Greenfield, IA
Unacceptable:
Stanzel

Stats and Demographics for the 50849 ZIP Code

ZIP code 50849 is located in south Iowa and covers a slightly higher than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 50849 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 50849 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,740
Population Density 23 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,338
Median Home Value $91,500
Land Area 117.18 sq mi
Water Area 0.36 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,200
Median Household Income $47,042

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male81838997656163658810012787776075504043
Female71898277466874517412211891709178684574
Total15217217117411112913711616222224517814715115311885117

Gender

 Male 1,351 49%
 Female 1,389 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,684 98.0%
 Black Or African American 3 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.0%
 Asian 15 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 17 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 19 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner118611120816715811546
Renter3056475525273028
Total4114215826319218514574

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 649 54%
 Single Guardian 128 11%
 Singles 377 31%
 Singles With Roommate 46 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 881 73%
 Households with Kids 319 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1614181821131516181728141317222322161414
Female991131816202223132220161117211711118
Total2523294929293538413050342928394439272522

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 50849 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 50849 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 50849 real estate data, the median home value of $91,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 50849 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 50849 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 50849 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,706 98.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 33 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 494 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 408 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 298 22%
 Households Vacant 138 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 52 37.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.7%
 For Sale Only 22 15.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 8.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 14 10.1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 37 26.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 75 24%
 2 Bedroom 147 46%
 3+ Bedroom 96 30%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $47,042 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 50849 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 50849 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,038 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 564 26%
 No Earnings 604 27%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,038 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 564 26%
 No Earnings 604 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,338 93.0%
 Public transportation 10 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 10 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 44 3.1%
 Worked at Home 36 2.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 106 11.7%
 High School Graduate 573 63.2%
 Associate's degree 101 11.1%
 Bachelor's degree 86 9.5%
 Master's degree 24 2.6%
 Professional school degree 12 1.3%
 Doctorate degree 5 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 510 87.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 13 2.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 63 10.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 50849

ZIP Code 50849 is in the Nodaway Valley Community School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 50849.

Nodaway Valley East Elementary School
324 NW 2nd
Greenfield, IA 50849
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Nodaway Valley Community School District
Nodaway Valley High School
410 NW 2nd
Greenfield, IA 50849
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Nodaway Valley Community School District

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